Posts tagged "Bill Clinton"

Welfare reform 15 years on in Illinois

Welfare reform 15 years on in Illinois
“Today we are ending welfare as we know it. But I hope this day will be remembered not for what it ended but for what it began.” So said then-President Bill Clinton 15 years ago this Monday when he signed legislation that replaced Aid to Dependent Families with Children with the Temporary Assistance to Needy... Read more »

Rahm departs White House. What you may (or may not) know about Chicago's possible mayoral candidate

Rahm departs White House. What you may (or may not) know about Chicago's possible mayoral candidate
It’s official. Rahm Emanuel is leaving the White House. The now former presidential chief of staff is still mum on whether he will officially run for mayor of Chicago. We take a look back at his career, voting record and personal history. For some more Rahm-related fun, follow his twitter doppelganger, @MayorEmanuel, play Vanity Fair’s... Read more »